The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Extreme Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Extreme Programming (XP)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 235 249
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.087% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.099% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

Extreme Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Extreme Programming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Extreme Programming in the North West

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Extreme Programming in the North West.

Salary trend for Extreme Programming in the North West

Extreme Programming
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Extreme Programming in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Extreme Programming in the North West

Extreme Programming
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -21 5 £52,500 +46.85%
Cheshire +6 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Extreme Programming
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) RESTful
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) J2EE
4 12 (60.00%) JSP
4 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 12 (60.00%) Pair Programming
4 12 (60.00%) Spring
4 12 (60.00%) JSF
4 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) OOD
6 6 (30.00%) MySQL
6 6 (30.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) SaaS
8 4 (20.00%) Laravel
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) ColdFusion
9 2 (10.00%) Internet
9 2 (10.00%) Python
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.00%) COM
9 2 (10.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) TDD
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) HTML

Extreme Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Technical Leader
2 5 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) RESTful
2 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (60.00%) J2EE
2 12 (60.00%) JSF
2 12 (60.00%) JSP
2 12 (60.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) Laravel
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) COM
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) API Design
6 2 (10.00%) API Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) MVVM
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) R
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft